Performing Beckett festival slated in Pagadian

Performing Beckett, slated on November 3-4 in Pagadian City, is a festival
of four adapted plays by Samuel Beckett, a famous playwright and theater
director whose works were labelled as examples of Theater of the Absurd.

The four plays are Rockaby to be performed by Jean Claire Dy of UP-Mindanao
Kumboyohan (Davao City), Not I by Jellibeth Fung of Red Lambago Arts
Collective (Cagayan de Oro City), A Piece of Monologue by Owen Jaen of
Artists' Quarter (Butuan City), and Krapp's Last Tape by Felimon Blanco of
Kumbingan Ensemble.

The festival is in conjunction with the yearlong worldwide celebration of
the birth centenary of Samuel Beckett and is funded by the National
Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA).

For more information about the festival, please send email to
kumbingan_ensemble@ yahoo.com.